Gentiles Stumbled INTO the Savior Jews Stumbled OVER the Savior All Find Salvation by Faith in Jesus
Election Magnifies God’s Mercy Election Identifies God’s People
Two ways God shows to be just in his sovereign choice: No One Deserves God’s Mercy. No One Can Earn God’s Choice.
If we respond in 2 ways, we will see God's word did not fail: Understand the Promise (v.6-9) Consider the Proof (v10-13)
Many Jews are lost and without Christ… Despite Paul’s Sorrow and Willingness to Sacrifice (v.1-3) Despite Israel’s great privileged position with God (v. 4-5)
God is compassionate to people of all nations because... He is unchanging in His character He is Lord of all creation